Desk Correspondent, abptakmaa, Kolkata, 14th April 2019 : CREDAI, the apex body of private Real Estate Developers with a strong base of over 12000 member developers present in 23 States & 205 City Chapters across India, today announced its ‘Change of Guard’ with Mr. Satish Magar taking over the baton from Mr. Jaxay Shah to become the new president of the 20-year-old body. The installation ceremony saw the gracious presence of CREDAI Executive and General Committee members, industry stalwarts, dignitaries from the industry and all past presidents of CREDAI National.
Mr. Satish Magar in his maiden address committed himself to “Transforming Indian Real Estate” in light of the new institutional structure defined by RERA, GST and policy measures to achieve “Housing for All by 2022”.
Mr. Harsh Vardhan Patodia, CMD of Unimark Group, one of the leading real estate developers in the eastern region, has been unanimously selected as the President- elect of CREDAI National for the term 2021-23. Having led the real estate development in a critical growth region such as Kolkata, Mr. Patodia brings with him a wealth of experience in the Indian real estate industry and is bound to further boost CREDAI’s standing in the future. Mr. Narendra Kumar of Kumar Buildcon Pvt. Ltd. from Bihar has been elected as Vice President, CREDAI Eastern Zone. In the capacity of Vice President, he will also spearhead the LabourMinistry Policy Advocacy and related matters at CREDAI.
Taking CREDAI’s 20 years’ strong legacy forward built by his predecessors, Mr. Magaraims to expand CREDAI’s footprint to 100 more cities over the next two years with a robust focus on Tier 2, 3 and 4 cities amidst the wave of “New India”.
Reiterating CREDAI’s commitment towards the nation, Mr. Magar and his team intend to build a stronger skilling ecosystem and aim toimpart skill training to 1 lac construction workers over the next two years. The new leadership teamhas a comprehensive roadmap for Skilling in place. Under the leadership of Mr. Magar, the new team will explore opportunities to tie up with statutory bodies like RERA, BoCW and Welfare boards for Skilling, Up-skilling, Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and other scheme by Central Govt. The customized industry partnered Skilling Programs will be launched to create a talent pool of Skilled labor for the ever-burgeoning Indian Real Estate industry, revitalized with a new upsurge post the implementation of landmark reforms such as RERA, GSTetc.
As a part of its holistic initiative, CREDAI also aims to plant and grow 5 lac trees across India by setting specified targets to each state and city chapter to achieve this objective
Strongly backed by over 12,000 of its member developers, CREDAI has consistently initiated numerous thought-provokingindustries led initiatives such as Women’s Wing, New India Summit, among others, which Mr. Magar intends to build on, in line with the best interests of the Indian Real Estate industry and its stakeholders.
CREDAI National President, Mr. Satish Magar says “I am extremely honored to take this prestigious role of being the new President of CREDAI National. The last 20 years have been a glorious journey for all of us here and we intend on building on this strong foundation to lead a renewed era of growth and development. The Indian Real Estate sector is widely perceived to be as one of the most important sectors in India and we, at CREDAI, strongly believe that its contribution towards building a ‘New India’ will prove to be indispensable.”
Former CREDAI National President, Mr. Jaxay Shah, shares his comment “I would like to congratulate Mr. Satish Magar and wish him all the best for embarking on this extremely thrilling journey as the new President of CREDAI National. The last two years have been quite an adventurous ride not just for CREDAI but the entire real estate fraternity. CREDAI, through its endeavors, has been able to establish a highly conducive environment for Indian realty and all its stakeholders. We believe CREDAI will now reach newer heights under the able leadership of Mr. Satish Magar given his experience and holistic outlook towards the sector.” Publicity : Candid Communication.